Drone 0 Eagles 1

Drone 0 Eagles 1

Screen Shot 2015-11-20 at 8.33.58 AM A Drone Encounters Two Eagles, and the Birds Win A pair of arial predators snatched a photographer’s drone from the skies of Austria Drones are becoming increasingly common as people find use for them as surveillance, photography devices , aids in rescue , crop disease hunters , whale snot collectors and even monitors for endangered species . These days, drones are considered invaluable for […]

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Kickstarter Alum “Sprite” Compact Drone Named Proto Labs’ Cool Idea! Award Winner

Kickstarter Alum “Sprite” Compact Drone Named Proto Labs’ Cool Idea! Award Winner

Earlier this week, the developers of the Sprite , a small, durable drone that offers an alternative to larger, generally more fragile quadcopter drones, was presented with the latest Proto Labs Cool Idea! Award, a service grant given to innovative companies. The Sprite Drone, developed by Arizona-based Ascent AeroSystems, is an ultra-portable drone that collapses to the size of a water bottle and uses a coaxial rotor design (two rotors […]

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Five awesome uses for drone technology

Five awesome uses for drone technology

Interest in flying robot technology is skyrocketing, bringing a thrilling wave of novel uses for drones from saving lives to creating new entertainment. Initially known to many for their military use, drones have evolved quickly into tools for creating and enjoying new experiences. They have become flying extensions of the human desire to innovate, help people and have fun. Nearly four million commercial drones are expected to sell this year, […]

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